Introduction to Benefit/Cost and Project Analysis
AbstractThese are a series of color slides and exercises for providing key elements of an Introduction to Benefit/Cost and Project Analysis. There are five parts or sections. Part 1 provides an Introduction to Compounding and Discounting. Part 2 outlines a method for determining project worth. Part 3 deals with the choice of the discount rate. Annuity factor calculations are outlined in part 4. Part 5 discusses the calculation of Benefit/Cost ratios, Net Project Worth and the Internal Rate of Return.
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Benefit/Cost ratios; Project Analysis; Cost-Benefit Analysis; Discount Rate; Annuity factors; Environmental Economics and Policy; International Development; Research Methods/ Statistical Methods; D61;
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